Showtime’s reality show about the Giants will debut on July 13. It’s called “The Franchise: A Season With the San Francisco Giants.” Here’s a preview video:

Speaking of reality, the Giants have received a heavy dose of it over the last month or so, what with season-ending injuries to Buster Posey and probably Freddy Sanchez. And this weekend, the ultimate indignity for fans of the orange-and-black: getting swept by the A’s. Non-stop gloating can be delighted in or fumed over at Athletics Nation.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix.  He also writes about film for KQED Arts.

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